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{{Infobox NFL player
 
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|name=Al Denson
 
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|number=88, 86
 
|number=88, 86
|position=[[Wide receiver]] / [[Tight end]]
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|position=[[Wide receiver]] / [[tight end]]
|birth_date={{birth date and age|1942|1|2}}
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|birth_date={{Birth date and age|1942|1|2}}
|birth_place=Jacksonville, Florida
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|birth_place=[[Jacksonville, Florida]]
 
|death_date=
 
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|heightft=6
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|heightin=2
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|height_in = 2
|weight=208
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|college=[[Florida A&M Rattlers|Florida A&M]]
 
|college=[[Florida A&M Rattlers|Florida A&M]]
 
|afldraftyear=1964
 
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|draftyear=1964
 
|draftround=6
 
|draftround=6
|draftpick=72<br>(By the [[Philadelphia Eagles]])
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|draftpick=72
|debutyear=1964
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|debutteam=Denver Broncos
 
|finalyear=1971
 
|finalteam=Minnesota Vikings
 
|pastteams=<nowiki></nowiki>
 
 
* [[Denver Broncos]] ([[1964 AFL season|1964]]–{{NFL Year|1970}})
 
* [[Denver Broncos]] ([[1964 AFL season|1964]]–{{NFL Year|1970}})
 
* [[Minnesota Vikings]] ({{NFL Year|1971}})
 
* [[Minnesota Vikings]] ({{NFL Year|1971}})
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* 2× [[AFL All-Star]] selection (1967, 1969)
 
* 2× [[AFL All-Star]] selection (1967, 1969)
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|pfr=DensAl00
 
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'''Alfred Freddie "Al" Denson''' (born January 2, 1942 in [[Jacksonville, Florida]]) is a former [[American football]] [[wide receiver]] who played [[College football|collegiately]] at [[Florida A&M University]], and [[Professional sports|professionally]] for eight seasons for the [[Denver Broncos]] of the [[American Football League]], and the [[National Football League]]'s Broncos and [[Minnesota Vikings]]. He was drafted by the Broncos in the sixth round of the [[1964 AFL Draft]] and by the [[Philadelphia Eagles]] in the sixth round of the [[1964 NFL Draft]], but chose to sign with Denver.
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'''Alfred Freddie "Al" Denson''' (born January 2, 1942) is a former [[American football]] [[wide receiver]] who played [[College football|collegiately]] at [[Florida A&M University]], and professionally for eight seasons, for the [[Denver Broncos]] of the [[American Football League]] (AFL), and the [[National Football League]]'s Broncos and [[Minnesota Vikings]]. He was drafted by the Broncos in the sixth round of the [[1964 AFL Draft]] and by the [[Philadelphia Eagles]] in the sixth round of the [[1964 NFL Draft]], but chose to sign with Denver.
   
 
==See also==
 
==See also==
* [[List of American Football League players|Other American Football League players]]
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* [[List of American Football League players]]
   
==External links==
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==References==
*[http://www.remembertheafl.com/1965ToppsBroncos.htm#AlDenson Denson's 1965 Topps football card]
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{{Reflist}}
   
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{{Broncos1964DraftPicks}}
 
{{Eagles1964DraftPicks}}
 
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{{American Football League receiving touchdown leaders}}
   
{{Persondata <!-- Metadata: see [[Wikipedia:Persondata]]. -->
 
| NAME = Denson, Al
 
| ALTERNATIVE NAMES =
 
| SHORT DESCRIPTION = American football player
 
| DATE OF BIRTH = January 2, 1942
 
| PLACE OF BIRTH = Jacksonville, Florida
 
| DATE OF DEATH =
 
| PLACE OF DEATH =
 
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{{DEFAULTSORT:Denson, Al}}
 
{{DEFAULTSORT:Denson, Al}}
 
[[Category:1942 births]]
 
[[Category:1942 births]]
 
[[Category:Living people]]
 
[[Category:Living people]]
[[Category:Sportspeople from Jacksonville, Florida]]
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[[Category:American football tight ends]]
[[Category:Players of American football from Florida]]
 
 
[[Category:American football wide receivers]]
 
[[Category:American football wide receivers]]
[[Category:Florida A&M Rattlers football players]]
 
 
[[Category:Denver Broncos (AFL) players]]
 
[[Category:Denver Broncos (AFL) players]]
 
[[Category:Denver Broncos players]]
 
[[Category:Denver Broncos players]]
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[[Category:Florida A&M Rattlers football players]]
 
[[Category:Minnesota Vikings players]]
 
[[Category:Minnesota Vikings players]]
 
[[Category:American Football League All-Star players]]
 
[[Category:American Football League All-Star players]]
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[[Category:Sportspeople from Jacksonville, Florida]]
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[[Category:Players of American football from Florida]]
   
 
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Latest revision as of 09:07, September 4, 2019

Al Denson
No. 88, 86     
Wide receiver / tight end
Personal information
Date of birth: (1942-01-02) January 2, 1942 (age 78)
Place of birth: Jacksonville, Florida
Career information
College: Florida A&M
NFL Draft: 1964 / Round: 6 / Pick: 72
AFL Draft: 1964 / Round: 6 / Pick: 47
No regular season or postseason appearances
Career history
* Denver Broncos (1964 1970)
Career highlights and awards
* 2× AFL All-Star selection (1967, 1969)
Stats at pro-football-reference.com

Alfred Freddie "Al" Denson (born January 2, 1942) is a former American football wide receiver who played collegiately at Florida A&M University, and professionally for eight seasons, for the Denver Broncos of the American Football League (AFL), and the National Football League's Broncos and Minnesota Vikings. He was drafted by the Broncos in the sixth round of the 1964 AFL Draft and by the Philadelphia Eagles in the sixth round of the 1964 NFL Draft, but chose to sign with Denver.

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

Template:Broncos1964DraftPicks

Template:American Football League receiving touchdown leaders

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